Monthly archive December, 2011
Happy New Year!

Happy New Year!

Happy 2012 friends!!! Here’s to a new year of opportunity, prosperity, and cherished experiences. I’m looking forward to some wonderful things to come and am grateful for the chance to share many of those things with you here!
Christmas Cheer!

Christmas Cheer!

Merry belated Christmas, everyone! I am writing this post from a cozy place on my in-law’s sofa with a belly full of Southern-style¬†Cracker Barrel breakfast and sitting beside my husband. It’s wonderful! Between my plate full of work projects and David’s busy school schedule, we’ve been hustling quite a lot for the past several months....
Small Shop {out-takes}

Small Shop {out-takes}

In case you missed my guest post for Erika of small shop talk earlier this week, here are a few out-takes from my “One Dress, Three Ways” post. David helped me tremendously with the photography (he’s becoming quite the pro!). While editing is an important part of the publishing process, I thought it was still...
One Dress - Three Ways

One Dress – Three Ways

I love an excuse to get dressed up!! So naturally the winter holiday season is one of my favorite times of year. As you’ll see below, today’s post is a teaser for my guest feature on fellow-blogger Erika Bretchel’s blog, small shop talk. Take a moment to visit her site and learn how I styled...
Quiet & Still Weekend Cheers

Quiet & Still Weekend Cheers

While making a quick stop by the Fort Worth Botanic Gardens earlier this week, I noticed the gold fish pond was moving very slowly. I stopped to look closer and remembered that the cold weather causes gold fish to hibernate essentially by slowing their movement considerably. This idea struck me at the moment as being...
Style Story... Leslie Pritchard

Style Story… Leslie Pritchard

Leslie Pritchard doesn’t need much introduction. If you live in Dallas and love design, chances are you’ve heard of her vintage furniture heaven known as Again & Again. If not, catch up on Leslie and her day job in yesterday’s post HERE. Now, onto Leslie’s Style Story… her stunning duplex was designed by rising Dallas...
Ambassadors of Style: Episode 3

Ambassadors of Style: Episode 3

Introducing my good friend Leslie Pritchard of Again & Again… the vintage maven of Dallas!! I took an afternoon to visit her new furniture warehouse and found an incredible treasury of vintage designs! In today’s episode of “Ambassadors of Style”, I ask Leslie a few questions about vintage design, her growing business in Dallas, and...
Color Study... Ep. 4

Color Study… Ep. 4

This has been my winter wardrobe for the past couple weeks… my thick wool coat in the prettiest shade of blue-green teal, my black faux crocodile leather satchel, and a spot of black and white animal print on my feet. It’s simple, classic, and unfussy, which is exactly what I love! The spotted pattern on...
Love the Local

Love the Local

My, my, my… this has been one heck of a week. I apologize for my unexpected absence from the blog. As you can imagine, a lot has been happening recently. To make it easier for all of us, here’s a list of recent events in the life of Hilary: Shared a holiday gift guide on...
Style Story... Erin Davis & Ben Smithson

Style Story… Erin Davis & Ben Smithson

I’ve been waiting to share today’s post for what seems like forever!! Several months ago… no, perhaps even more than that, I had this inspiration to take my camera to the “streets” of creative and unique personal homes. It’s no secret that Todd Selby is a significant influencer of mine and fashion street style has...
Pedestal Entry Table... TAKE TWO

Pedestal Entry Table… TAKE TWO

This series has been so much fun for me! Who doesn’t love an excuse to shop the local thrifts and fleas each weekend? Those that know me understand my obsession. Today’s post features a beautiful table I spotted at Berry Good Buys in Fort Worth. This particular table was really impressive – the details were...